ICYMI: The News’ entire ‘This Is Us’ series

News Photo by Julie Riddle Alpena High School students pose in the school hallway recently.

ALPENA — The News on Wednesday published its final installments in its “This Is Us” series, an in-depth look at Alpena’s economic future.

In case you missed any of the stories, you can read them here by clicking on the links below:


‘Alpena on the verge: As city changes, leaders work to keep the parts we love’

‘Attempting to create opportunities: Shortage of facilities impacting local athletics, community’


‘A future for A-Town: Alpena seeks to build a community young people will embrace’


‘”A difficult choice to make”: Why one man left the Alpena he loves’

‘”How many Walgreens do we need?”: Why one man left the bustle of the Sunset Side and came back home’


‘”There needs to be trust”: Alpena’s future requires collaboration, officials say’

‘Building a pipeline: Strong travel programs make for competitive school athletics, officials say’

Alpena News editorial: ‘You can (and should) shape Alpena’s economic future’


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